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The musician and conductor concludes his eclectic series with music by Cole Porter ,
Percy Grainger , Durufle and Ravel. Also, an orchestral arrangement of Verdi's s
String Quartet. a soul version of Handel's Messiah and his own recording of Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue.

Contributors

Music By:
Cole Porter
Music By:
Percy Grainger

Another chance to hear
Dave Gelly 's tribute to the late singer Peggy Lee , the distinctive stylist whose lengthy, impressive career included scores of hits like
Manana, Lover, Is That All There /s?and the signature Fever, one of very few tracks ever covered by Madonna.
Originally aired in two parts. Producer Roy Oakshott

Contributors

Unknown:
Dave Gelly
Singer:
Peggy Lee
Producer:
Roy Oakshott

George Melly recallsthe less well known musicians who played a key part in the development ofjazz. 2: Clarence Williams
A profile of the pianist, singer, band leader, music publisher, fixer and impresario.

Contributors

Unknown:
George Melly
Unknown:
Clarence Williams

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